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  3. Environmental effects of tires

How has the environmental friendliness of winter tires improved in recent years?

Development of the structures, rubber compounds, and stud technology in winter tires has led to the emergence of winter tires that have better grip, cause less road wear, and have lower rolling resistances. Another important factor was to stop using highly aromatic oils in tire manufacturing processes in the EU as these oils are classed as carcinogenic.

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